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Opa! Opa! Authentic Greek Restaurant

6525 Superior Ave, Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34231-5835
+1 941-927-1672
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“moussaka” (21 reviews)
“greek salad” (21 reviews)
“baklava” (11 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Greek
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
6525 Superior Ave, Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34231-5835
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Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We weren't sure what to order but the friendly staff helped us : gyro & chicken special. Both were FANTASTIC! !!!!!!!! Boyfriend said it was the best gyro he ever tasted & chicken was PERFECT! !!!!!! Food was EXCELLENT..... I can't say enough about how...More

Thank Kelly K
Reviewed December 13, 2015

Have eaten here quite a few times and have never been disappointed. The service is always professional and friendly and the food is really the best Greek food I've ever had. We attended a 5 course dinner/ wine pairing evening with Greek music recently and...More

1  Thank Alessandra W
Reviewed November 12, 2015

Food and service are always good, have tried many things on their menu, Mousaka is the best I have tasted

Thank Allan T
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Started with the Charred Octopus appetizer $10...The best I've had in Florida hands down!....They should put this on the menu. I've eaten this before in Greek places from Tarpon Springs to Naples..This is the real deal. Not smothered in olive oil and vinegar, but just...More

Thank 57stratocaster
Reviewed October 19, 2015

We love the food at Opa! Opa! but the last few times we have eaten there the waitress has been down right awful to us. Saturday night she chastised us for not wanting to hear the specials (we had read about them on the board),...More

Thank MTClarity
Reviewed October 18, 2015

We started with fried calamari, which was better than a lot of Italian Restaurants. My husband and I each had a lamb dish that was well prepared and beautifully presented. The Greek salad was very fresh. We shared a Greek dessert which was delicious, but...More

Thank SusanK815
Reviewed October 14, 2015

I visited recently with my wife and two small children. The food was excellent- there was something for all of us to enjoy, and very similar to food we've enjoyed in Greece. On top of that, the service was outstanding. Our server was very sweet...More

Thank AGRN60745
Reviewed October 7, 2015

Opa! Opa! is an authentic Greek restaurant. I have eaten at several Greek restaurants and this is the best I have ever had. I can't wait to go back again and I am out of state. No words can describe how great the food is....More

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Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Best Greek food in FL! Yanni has a way with the humble Kalamari. Yum Yum. The lamb sirloin steak was sinfully delicious.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed September 26, 2015

We love this local restaurant and have become regulars. Love the Greek potatoes (must try the mash, also!), the green beans in tomato sauce, the gyros and pitas (bake 'em a bit if you've taken them home and want them crispy: delicious!), the delightful salad,...More

1  Thank Sarasotaswanky
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linda b
August 27, 2015|
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Response from OPAOPA6525 | Property representative |
Hello, we do have our char grilled octopus every evening. We are open from 4:30 to 9:00 Tuesday through Sunday. You can call for reservations, but it's not required. Hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $25
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6525 Superior Ave, Sarasota, Sarasota, FL 34231-5835
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-927-1672
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Description
Welcome to OPA! OPA!, Where we provide an authentic Greek dining experience and treat our guests like family! We are a family run Greek restaurant that opened its doors in 2013 and serves the Gulf Gate area of Sarasota, FL and beyond. When you walk in our restaurant, you will immediately feel the warmth and family atmosphere we have created. We pride ourselves on serving only high quality, homemade, and fresh food. We truly care about our guests and know them on a first name basis; many have become like family to us. Our cozy restaurant is run by a husband and wife team, along with a few trusted and valued employees. Michele oversees the front of the restaurant, while Yanni doubles as our Executive Chef and brings over 20 years of experience to our business. Many of our recipes are straight from his mother's village in Peloponnese, Greece. We offer a wide variety of traditional Greek cuisine and a collection of Greek wines you are sure to love! All of our meals are made-to-order by Yanni himself and will surely leave you feeling satisfied. Our goal is to serve our guests a meal "just like Yiyia used to make" and for you to leave here feeling like part of our family. You can dine in or carry out; let our family serve your family! Your Hosts, Michele and Yanni Haralampopoulos
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